Black Walnut Manhattan (West Virginia)

Renée G.


Fall is the prime time to experience the bounty of West Virginia’s black walnut harvest. The annual Black Walnut Festival is a treasure trove of nutty spectacles, from baking contests, to flea markets that salute the state’s specialty. While enjoying the festivities, don’t forget to enjoy a few of these special Manhattans made with West Virginia Bourbon, spiced walnut liqueur and black walnut bitters.


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1 ½ oz. smooth ambler old scout bourbon
1 oz. black walnut liqueur
dash of black walnut bitters
maraschino cherry

How to Make Black Walnut Manhattan (West Virginia)


  • 1Stir vigorously, all ingredients with ice in cocktail mixer.
  • 2Strain into a Manhattan glass then drop a single cherry in the bottom for garnish.
  • 3Can also be served on the rocks. Again, don’t forget the cherry.

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About Black Walnut Manhattan (West Virginia)

Course/Dish: Cocktails
Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American

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